SCIENCE DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
Advanced Placement Courses
- The department offers Advanced Placement courses in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics(C).
Science Buddies Program
- High school science students work with elementary school students on several science projects throughout the year.
National Engineer week
- Physics students celebrate National engineer's week by forming an engineering company for the week that works to solve a wide range of engineering projects.
- Students participate and compete in the Science Olympiad, Technology Student Association Conferences, and the SeaPerch competition.
- Students have access to laptops and electronic probes to complete a variety of laboratory investigations and activities.
Please feel free to contact Dr. Pete Vreeland (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions or comments about the Upper Merion Area High School Science Department.
- Students make connections between classroom discussions and the science practiced in the community through visits to local research facilities, science museums, zoos, and amusement parks.